Flexi Palliative Care Coordinator (Wellington)

October 28th, 2021

Mary Potter Hospice provides free palliative care for the people of the Wellington Region. We have an Inpatient Unit, and a strong Community team. We take a multi-disciplinary approach in order to provide holistic care for our patients and their families.

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Registered Nurse to join our Community Team as a Flexi – Palliative Care Coordinator in Wellington as we continue to grow New Zealand’s competence in palliative care. The skills and dedication of our people make a vital difference to patient and whānau.

The role
This role delivers and coordinates specialist palliative care services for patients and their whānau in the Wellington region.

All about you

  • Recognised as having specialist skills in palliative care/end of life care or oncology
  • You will have a postgraduate qualification (or equivalent) in palliative care (or willingness to work towards)
  • Two years post registration palliative care experience is preferable but we will provide training and support for the right person interested in developing their skills
  • Flexibility, sound time management skills and an understanding of and commitment to the multidisciplinary team approach to patient care are essential.

What we offer
A welcoming work environment, support for further development, health and wellbeing activities, and the chance to use your skills directly in the community. Salary will be in accordance with the Four Hospice NZNO Multi-Employer Collective Agreement.

Please send a cover letter, CV and application form by 11 November 2021 to Catherine Hart, Mary Potter Hospice, PO Box 7442, Newtown 6242 or email Catherine.Hart@marypotter.org.nz

For more information, contact Norma Hickland, Acting Community Manager – Wellington on 021 194 0190

Mary Potter Hospice Application Form
Registered Nurse (Flexi – Palliative Care Coordinator) Job Description